WHAT IS COLD LASER THERAPY?
Modern laser technology has been revolutionized for many different areas of patient care, including aesthetics, pain management, wound healing, and more. At The Wellness Institute of Dallas, our team employs advanced technology that can be used in different ways to help women and men achieve a rejuvenated look, reduce inflammation, address minor injuries, or even close up stubborn wounds for individuals with diabetes. Cold laser therapy is called such because it uses low-intensity energy to stimulate the skin without raising its temperature. Our skilled chiropractors in Highland Park know how to tailor this therapy to meet your needs and help you see results.
What Are The Benefits Of Cold Laser Therapy?
In addition to treating a wide variety of conditions and issues, cold laser therapy at The Wellness Institute of Dallas has a number of great benefits, including:
- Noninvasive, nonsurgical procedure
- Little to no recovery time
- No medications
- No serious side effects
- Treatments are quick, easy, and pain-free
- Promotes healing and tissue regeneration
- Rejuvenates the skin for a healthier, more youthful appearance
"We travel all the way from west of Fort Worth to go to the Wellness Institute of Dallas. Our whole family has received treatment there for several personal complaints and we always consider them because we keep getting fantastic results. We get regular chiropractic care and we are also getting some neurological therapy, We appreciate Dr. Nutt and all the staff at their facility. They treat us for overall health, and treat us individually and appropriately! I have recommended this practice to friends and coworkers, and I am doing the same for you too. You will probably find, as we do that you will always come away with just the treatment you need and a little good health practical knowledge with every visit."- D.H. / Google / Apr 19, 2020
"Great place to go for chiropractic and functional medicine."- R.G. / Google / May 17, 2023
"Dr. Nutt and the team are amazing! I have never had a doctor so determined to help me. I have seen multiple different doctors for my issues and he is by far the most knowledgeable and eager to get me feeling better. Thank you!"- M.H. / Google / Feb 13, 2022
"Great experience!"- J.S. / Google / Jan 27, 2022
"Incredibly impressed with the level of service and knowledge of Dr. Nutt."- S.S. / Google / Jul 06, 2021
Am I A Candidate For Cold Laser Therapy?
The ideal candidates for cold laser therapy are women and men who are in generally good health and have:
- Persistent joint or muscle pain
- Nagging discomfort or pain after a surgical procedure
- A slow-healing wound (often occurring with diabetes)
- Chronic pain or inflammation
- Arthritis pain
- A desire to refresh and rejuvenate their skin
How is Cold Laser Therapy Performed?
After your consultation is conducted and your treatment plan is finalized, we will lead you to a treatment room at our Dallas, TX facility, where your therapy will begin. The treatment is performed using a small handheld device that emits a low-level laser. Depending on your treatment plan, the device will be held close to a single treated area for 30 seconds to a few minutes. If one or more of your treated areas is near your eyes or face, we will give you protective eyewear — so your vision is not impaired. The low-level laser energy will pass through your skin to your tissues, where the regeneration and inflammation-fighting processes will begin. While some patients may feel relief after one session, it will typically take several sessions at The Wellness Institute of Dallas to see ideal results.
WHAT CAN COLD LASER THERAPY HELP WITH?
Our Dallas, TX office utilizes the Avant LZ30 to target many issues, including tissue damage, musculoskeletal injuries, and neurological problems. This technology could also be used for aesthetic and skin rejuvenation purposes, as well as inflammation management, pain reduction, and wound healing. Since the energy levels used during this treatment are so mild, you won't feel any sort of heating sensation from the device. When the light energy from the laser is focused on your tissues, it is absorbed and stimulates a regeneration process.
What Should I Expect Following Cold Laser Therapy?
Cold laser therapy, also known as low-level laser therapy, is a noninvasive procedure performed at our Dallas, TX facility, which means you can return to your everyday routine following a session at The Wellness Institute of Dallas. In some rare situations, you may experience swelling or discoloration at the treatment site. It is also a good idea to avoid strenuous activities affecting the treatment area so you don’t risk reaggravating a wound or pain. If your treatment plan requires multiple sessions at our office, we will remind you of the next scheduled treatment or schedule it before you leave.
Cold Laser Therapy FAQ
Is cold laser therapy safe, and does it really work?
More than 4,000 clinical studies have demonstrated the safety and positive effects of cold laser therapy, winning its approval by the FDA to treat a wide variety of conditions from relieving pain and improving joint mobility to helping wounds heal faster and rejuvenating the skin.
Is cold laser therapy painful?
No, it’s not, and it doesn’t hurt. Cold laser therapy uses low-intensity laser energy in its treatments. Most patients only feel a slight warming sensation during their treatment sessions.
How quickly does cold laser therapy work?
Cold laser therapy works very quickly for most patients. Many have seen results in as little as 1 – 3 days for minor conditions and about three weeks to a month for more serious ones. Generally, most patients will see a 30 — 50% improvement after a month.
How does cold laser therapy work?
The treatment works by emitting photons into the tissue, which are absorbed by the mitochondria in your cells. This process promotes cell growth, tissue repair, and other beneficial biochemical processes. The Wellness Institute of Dallas uses state-of-the-art equipment to ensure the therapy is both safe and effective.
How many sessions will I need?
The number of sessions needed varies depending on the individual's condition and treatment goals. At The Wellness Institute of Dallas, a personalized treatment plan will be created for you, which may include multiple sessions for optimal results.
What is cold laser therapy?
Cold laser therapy, offered at The Wellness Institute of Dallas, is a non-invasive treatment that uses low-level lasers to stimulate the natural healing of tissue. It's ideal for treating chronic pain, inflammation, and accelerating tissue repair. Unlike surgical or aesthetic lasers, it doesn't produce heat and therefore won't burn or vaporize your tissue.
INNOVATIVE NONSURGICAL SOLUTIONS
Cold laser therapy is an all-around comfortable treatment that can be used in a variety of ways to help our patients. Our chiropractors at The Wellness Institute of Dallas make it a point to stay at the forefront of contemporary medical solutions. Reach out to our office in Dallas, TX to find out if low-intensity laser therapy could be an excellent option for your needs.
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